Reviews

EP Review: Lindsay Ell’s ‘Worth The Wait’

‘Worth the Wait’ shows off Lindsay Ell’s talent in all capacities, as a guitarist, vocalist and songwriter.

Laura Hostelley • March 24, 2017

Album Review: RaeLynn’s ‘WildHorse’

RaeLynn’s life has changed dramatically since her reality-television days, including a marriage and a record label change, all of which and more she documents on WildHorse

Laura Hostelley • March 24, 2017

Jillian Jacqueline Shines at Belcourt Theatre Showcase

Jillian received her own film premiere with a 10-minute video that included previews of seven new songs from her forthcoming project.

Annie Reuter • March 18, 2017

Album Review: Josh Turner’s ‘Deep South’

Deep South is a celebration of all the things that Josh Turner has come to be depended on musically, and the singer doesn’t disappoint.

Chuck Dauphin • March 8, 2017

Album Review: Sunny Sweeney’s ‘Trophy’

Sunny Sweeney proves that she deserves to be front and center with the release of her latest album, Trophy

Chuck Dauphin • March 7, 2017

Little Big Town Bring the Hits, Chris Stapleton, Sam Hunt and ‘The Breaker’ to the Ryman

“We will never, ever forget this night. Never, ever, ever! Thank you for being here,” the band’s Kimberly Schlapman told the audience. 

Annie Reuter • February 25, 2017

Maren Morris, Jon Pardi and More Showcase Talent at CRS New Faces Show

The class of 2017 New Faces of Country Music took the stage Friday evening for an unforgettable night of music inside Nashville’s Omni Hotel.

Lauren Jo Black • February 25, 2017

Carly Pearce, Maddie & Tae and More Shine at Big Machine Label Group Luncheon

New faces lead the way throughout the Country Radio Seminar lunch, which gave way to a look at what tunes will soon be blasting through the speakers of every country radio listener.

Kelly Brickey • February 24, 2017

Keith Urban, Chris Stapleton and Vince Gill Steal the Show at Team UMG at The Ryman with Epic Guitar Jam

The three iconic singers brought down the house for a once-in-a-lifetime guitar siff-off in the Ryman for radio programmers.

Annie Reuter • February 24, 2017

Album Review: Little Big Town’s ‘The Breaker’

The 12-track album was produced by frequent collaborator Jay Joyce and merges the fun with the somber for a release that continues to showcase Little Big Town’s staying power.

Annie Reuter • February 22, 2017

Drake White Takes His Music to the Sky for Surprise In-Flight Concert

Performing on-board a plane is something Drake White won’t soon forget.

Chuck Dauphin • February 21, 2017

Album Review: Aaron Watson’s ‘Vaquero’

Vaquero maintains the down-to-earth style that Watson has become known for, though there are some moments where he paints outside the lines.

Chuck Dauphin • February 21, 2017

Album Review: Alison Krauss’ ‘Windy City’

There are some incredible ballads on this splendid album of obscure covers, but what is really dazzling are the songs with a bit of tempo.

Chuck Dauphin • February 18, 2017

Eric Church Is Holdin’ His Own On 2017 Headlining Tour

By the screams of the audience throughout Church’s nearly four-hour show, it was the fans that ought to thank him for his epic, marathon headlining set.

Annie Reuter • February 17, 2017

Album Review: Brett Young’s Self-Titled Debut

Relationships are the focal point of Brett Young’s much-anticipated self-titled debut.

Laura Hostelley • February 7, 2017

Album Review: Reba’s ‘Sing It Now: Songs of Faith and Hope’

Reba’s new album, Sing It Now: Songs of Faith and Hope, includes some of her best performances to date.

Chuck Dauphin • February 1, 2017

Album Review: Lauren Alaina’s ‘Road Less Traveled’

The album is proof of the maturing the Georgia-native has gone through and results in a genuine piece of art.

Laura Hostelley • January 26, 2017

Album Review: Brantley Gilbert’s ‘The Devil Don’t Sleep’

Brantley Gilbert’s The Devil Don’t Sleep was well worth the three year wait. Trust us.

Chuck Dauphin • January 24, 2017

Luke Bryan, Brothers Osborne Close Out Crash My Playa 2017

After four days of pool party concerts, unlimited alcohol and scenic views, Bryan still had the audience on their feet and dancing along to his two-and-a-half hour set.

Annie Reuter • January 23, 2017

Dierks Bentley Blazes Through Sold-Out Headlining Show in Nashville

“Tonight, this is my Stanley Cup game seven. This is the biggest show of my life,” said Bentley.

Laura Hostelley • January 22, 2017